Fluid processors (primarily Dean Foods) will start chasing after other processors retail accounts. At an August 2017 meeting with Mexicos dairy organizations, representatives of the National Milk Producers Federation and the U. Dairy Export Council came up with a multi-part, joint resolution that calls for, among other foolishness, establishing free-flow of dairy products between the two nations. In late August and early September, cash butter and cheese prices at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange headed south.Dairy Farmers of America is offering cheap Class III milk to Wisconsin plants from the Mid-East order. But the weekly dairy commodity price survey of manufacturers by USDAs Agricultural Marketing Service didnt go down. In late August, the Courts came down hard on Defendants in dairys long-running milk powder mis-reporting case.In late September, USDAs National Organic Program dismissed a complaint filed by The Cornucopia Institute against Colorado-based Aurora Organic Dairy. In some regions, crop volumes and quality are of concern.USDA found Aurora in complete compliance with organic pasture standards. Result: Price for dairy livestock are generally down.At a recent state DNR meeting, owner Todd Tuls claimed to be gifted by God to be a dairy farmer.
When Walmart starts processing fluid milk at its brand new facility early next year, dairy will never be the same. Just what the nation needs a milk powder plant smack dab on top of the fast-declining Ogallala aquifer.Some point to market disruptions caused by adverse weather.But others suspect that CMEs shift to electronic trading n late June 2017 may be the culprit.The court did not grant requests to add California dairy producers to the Class.Organic grain industry sources report that USDA has announced fraudulent grain imports from Turkey have entered the U. This move comes after many months of concerned organic farmers pointing out the problems and nearly three months after a blockbuster expose by the Washington Post.